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Used to be that a major leaguer would homer and be greeted in the dugout with high-fives and handshakes. Seems so quaint nowadays, doesn't it?When guys...
Op-ed: Carly Fiorina: Major leaguer

To invoke a baseball metaphor, Carly Fiorina has been called up from the minors to the major leagues.
Oiler Gusher returns500 fans induct 1st Hall of Famers

...was certainly long overdue and there will be no shortage of inductees in the future, as we have had some well known major leaguers play and coach for the Oilers," added Maltby. First inductees to the Oiler Hall of Fame for their organizational support...
Baseball preview: Teams take advantage of early field time

...dugout. Sonnen said in order to help get the year off on the right foot and spark a solid campaign, he brought in former major leaguer Todd Coburn to run a hitting camp. Coburn was a part of the Philadelphia Phillies organization over 15 years ago, following...
Ex-major leaguer gets Twins ready for state

Amidst the excitement and anxiety that go along with qualifying for a state tournament, the Legion AA Twins are going into this weekend with some extra pep in their step.
Legion Twins split opening day Big Fish tourney

...rained out.But Columbia, which won the World Series in 2007 and counts Atlanta Braves' Dan Uggla and at least 10 minor leaguers as alumni of the program, returned and defeated the Twins 11-2 on Tuesday in the opening day of the Bill Miller tourney...
Oilers face tough decisions

...Oilers, how they gave scholarships to area high school students, furthered the careers of area players like future major leaguer Chris Mabeus and conducted baseball clinics across the Peninsula, Tice got more involved by hosting players and joining the...
Soldotna Little Leaguers earn title, compliments

My name is David Gemmell, district administrator to Alaska District 1, and I would like to post the following comment from the president of North Pole Little League. He hosted the Alaska State Championship for 9- and 10-year-old baseball.
Oilers complete 3-game sweep

...who open a two-game series with the Oceanside Waves at 7 p.m. tonight. One day after facing a possible future Major Leaguer in pitcher Matt Thomson, who was recently drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays, the Bears had trouble with another future prospect...
Viola to lead class into Oilers Hall

...the boss had asked him to move a stack of plywood. "I remember all that stuff more than the baseball," the retired Major Leaguer said by phone from New York on Tuesday. "It was different, it was an adjustment. But it was a wonderful summer." On Feb...


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